In accordance with the WHS Act and Regulations 2011 under Primary Duty of Care, a PCBU must provide information, training, instruction or supervision that is necessary to protect all persons from risks to their health and safety arising from work carried out as part of the conduct of the business or undertaking.
Yellow Card courses provide evidence of formal training for the following equipment:
Boom Lift (under 11m) - BL
Scissor Lift - SL
Vertical Lift - VL
Trailer Lift - TL
Truck Mount - TM
Depending on which type of EWP equipment you require training on, a Yellow Card can provide evidence of training which is both specific to your particular model of equipment and to EWPs in general.
Cobra Training Services delivers regular public training courses for boom lift (under 11m) and scissor lifts at our site in Wetherill Park on a regular basis.
We can also provide this service at your site for groups of 6-8 people if you have your own appropriate EWP equipment and resources. We do not charge any call out fees.
This yellow card training course covers the operation of elevating work platforms in the resources and infrastructure industries. It includes planning and preparing for operations, working from the platform, carrying out maintenance and cleaning up. Topics covered include:
knowledge of the requirements, procedures and instructions for operating elevating work platforms
implementation of requirements, procedures and techniques for the safe, effective and efficient completion of operating elevating work platforms
working with others to undertake and complete the operation of elevating work platforms that meet all of the required outcomes
consistent timely completion of operating elevating work platforms that safely, effectively and efficiently meet the required outcomes
Verbal/Written and Practical Assessment
All participants meeting the assessment criteria will be issued a Statement of Attainment for RIIHAN301E Operate Elevating Work Platform, together with an Elevating Work Platform Association ‘Trained Operator’ Yellow Card, specific to the type of EWP you have been trained in the use of; i.e. Boom Lift under 11m (BL), Scissor Lift (SL), Vertical Lift (VL), Trailer Lift (TL) or Truck Mount (TM).
Please note:This course does not cover BOOM TYPE LIFTS OVER 11m Platform Height. These types of EWPs require a National High Risk Work [HRW] Licence, issued by the WHS Regulator in each state (e.g. SafeWork NSW). We also provide training and assessments for this boom lift over 11m HRW licence requirement in our over 11m boom lift EWP course. Please ask us for more details.
Participants must be over 18 years of age, able to speak and understand English and provide suitable ID.
You will require a valid USI - visit www.usi.gov.au for more information
6 hours (depending on the size of the training group and level of knowledge and skills)
OTHER IMPORTANT INFORMATION:
This course is only conducted in English, no interpreters or translators are permitted.
FOR COURSES CONDUCTED AT OUR SITE IN WETHERILL PARK, NSW:
YOU MUST WEAR/BRING THE FOLLOWING ITEMS TO THIS COURSE:
HI VIS WORKWEAR OR SAFETY VEST
STEEL CAP FOOTWEAR
(Entry to premises will not be allowed if you fail to bring/wear the items above).
We provide filtered water, tea, coffee & biscuits during the course, however lunch is NOT included so you will need to bring or buy your own lunch.
Should you have any other questions regarding course requirements, please contact us via phone 1300 26 27 21 or email: [email protected]
Cobra Training Services | Structured Training & Licensing
The business was established in January 2003 by Chris Taylor to better address the need for the provision of professional structured training and licensing for operators of high risk plant and ...